By Ralph Blackburn For Mailonline
Published: 08:48 BST, 3 May 2019 | Updated: 08:48 BST, 3 May 2019
Manchester City stars have sent heart-warming messages to a life-long fan, whose wife died this week.
Raheem Sterling and Phil Foden both consoled Allan Billinton, 67, who had been watching City with wife Judith for more than 30 years.
Judith, 77, was rushed to hospital from the pair's home in Lee-on-the-Solent, Hants, on April 20 after suffering a stroke.
Raheem Sterling has led the tributes to a life-long Manchester City fan who died this week
She fought until Tuesday morning, before dying in her sleep.
Allan, who has more than 14,000 followers on Twitter as @BlueMoonAllan, posted: 'My wife and best friend for over 30 years died today.
'Sadly she will not be by my side to watch City win the Premier league again.
'I would like